• 60th anniversary: Charles O. and Barbara Thompson

    Charles O. and Barbara Thompson of Mount Eden have been married for 60 years. The couple was married on Oct. 11, 1954 at the home of Rev. Omer Coulter in Spencer County.

    He is a farmer.

    She is the former Barbara Love, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J.W. Love of Spencer County and retired from the Shelby County School system.

  • 65th anniversary: Joyce and Robert Green

    Joyce and Robert Green of Shelbyville have been married for 65 years. The couple was married on Oct. 6, 1949 at Graefenburg Baptist Church by Rev. George Roberts.

    He was a cattle broker at the Bourbon Stockyards in Louisville for 50 years.

    She was the former Joyce Ann Jamison of Frankfort and worked at the Bourbon Stockyards for 20 years.

  • Collins homecoming court
  • SHS class of 1959 reunion

    The members of the Shelbyville High School class of 1959 celebrating their 55 year reunion on Sept. 20 were (first row, from left) Richard Pollard, Lea Mathis Anderson, Pat Thurman Brooks, James Lea, Greg Harrod, Betty Moffett Hudson; (second row) Larry Kemp, Susan Yount Cowherd, Dottie Litton Jennings, Judy Hickman, Wilma Franklin Ross, Pat Ward, Mary Hardin Davis Stevens, Pat Thacker Darby, Sam Crawford; (third row) Tom Jennings, John Hunt Doak, George Broadbent, Tom McGinnis, Marcus Penrod and Billy Cook.

  • Garland graduates from Cumberlands

    Heather White Garland of Simpsonville graduated from the University of the Cumberlands with a doctorate degree in educational leadership. She is the daughter of Edwin and Monica White and the wife of Kelland Garland and the mother to Emma, Ethan, and Addison. She is currently employed with the Oldham County Schools as the Reading Recovery Teacher Leader for the district.

  • 50th anniversary: The J. Howard Griffith

    The J. Howard Griffith and his wife, Linda L. Griffith, have been married for 50 years. The couple was married on June 7, 1964 in their home church in Fairmont, W.Va.

    He retired after 46 years in active ministry seven years ago. The last 21 years he served as Senior Minister of the First Christian Church in Shelbyville. 

    She retired after 20 years at Citizens Union Bank.

    The Griffiths have two children, Scott and Amy, and nine grandchildren.

  • Engagement: Ethington-Masters

    Thomas and Sandra Ethington of Shelbyville announce the engagement of their daughter, Angelina Marie Ethington of Shelbyville to Frankie B. Wade Masters of Waddy. He is the son of Carol Palmer and Frankie Masters of Waddy.

    She works with the Frankfort Regional Medical Center.

    He works with North Shelby Water Company.

    The wedding will take place at 6 p.m. on Saturday at Guide Star Farm, 3489 Shelbyville Road in Shelbyville.

    All friends and family are invited.

  • Honoring local officers and firemen

    Crescent Place Assisted Living hosted a pancake breakfast on Sept. 11 for the Shelbyville police officers and firemen to thank them for their service and dedication to the community.

  • Downtown Shelbyville car cruise

    The Shelby County Car Club cruise of vintage vehicles were shown during the Downtown Street Party in Shelbyville Saturday. The next event will be from 1 to 5 p.m. on Sept. 28 at Gallrein Farms.

  • Engagement: Musgrove/Harmon

    Mr. and Mrs. William Tevis Mills of Albany, Ga., and Mr. and Mrs. James True Harmon III of Putney, Ga., announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter Jaymie Lynn Harmon of Albany, Ga., to Vernon Levoyd Musgrove III of Camilla, Ga.

    He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Clayton Ethridge of Baconton, Ga., and Vernon Levoyd Musgrove Jr. of Newton, Ga.

    She received her degree in Early Childhood Education from Georgia Southwestern in 2011 and is teaching in Lee County, Ga.

    He received his certification from Albany Tech in 2013 and is working in Sasser, Ga.